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Also Known As: Died: August 27, 1961
Born: September 21, 1924 Cause of Death: Liver damage from acute and chronic alcoholism
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Silent Call (1961) as Flore Brancato
A dog searches for the family that was forced to leave him behind.
No Place to Land (1958) as Lynn Dillon
The Tattered Dress (1957) as Carol Morrow
After a wild night, wealthy Michael Reston's adulterous wife Charleen comes home with her ripe young body barely concealed by a dress in rags; murder results. Top defense lawyer J.G. Blane, whose own marriage exists in name only, arrives in Desert View, Nevada to find the townsfolk and politically powerful Sheriff Hoak distinctly hostile to the Restons. In due course, Blane discovers he's been "taken for a ride," and that quiet desert communities can be deadly...
Seven Men from Now (1956) as Annie Greer
A former sheriff hunts down the seven men who killed his wife.
Air Cadet (1951) as Janet Page
A new group of plebes (including roommates Joe, Russ, Jerry and Walt) arrive at an Air Force training camp and go through the usual "course of sprouts." Then on to jet training, where cadet Russ Coulter meets lovely Janet...who just happens to be the estranged wife of Major Page. Will a potential romantic triangle prevent Russ from qualifying as a fighter pilot? Or does the two men's rivalry run even deeper?
Captain China (1950) as Kim Mitchell
Stormy waves in the South China Sea wash a drunken captain, Charles Chinnough, off his ship just before it crashes on a reef. He's then rescued by a passing vessel. Two months later the former captain, now in disgrace, sails as a passenger on a ship commanded by Brendensen, the man who had been the first-mate on his last voyage. Tension quickly develops between these two, especially since both are now attracted to the same female passenger, Kim Mitchell. A typhoon forces Chinnough and Brendensen to work together to save the ship while, at the same time, new information comes to light about their previous voyage together.
The Lawless (1950) as Sunny Garcia
A newspaper editor takes on the cause of oppressed migrant workers.
Song of India (1949) as Princess Tara
A jungle prince stands against a maharajah's plan to capture and sell wild animals.
El Paso (1949) as Susan Jeffers
A young lawyer turns himself into a sharpshooter to clean up a corrupt western town.
The Great Dan Patch (1949) as Cissy Lathrop
Moonrise (1948) as Gilly Johnson, schoolteacher
When a murderer''''s son accidentally kills someone, he takes it on the lam.
Wake of the Red Witch (1948) as Angelique Desaix
A captain fights a Dutch shipping magnate for a treasure and the heart of a beautiful woman.
Night Has a Thousand Eyes (1948) as Jean Courtland
When heiress Jean Courtland attempts suicide, her fiancée Elliott Carson probes her relationship to John Triton. In flashback, we see how stage mentalist Triton starts having terrifying flashes of true precognition. His partner, Whitney Courtland, uses Triton's talent to make money; but Triton's inability to prevent what he foresees, causes him to break up the act and become a hermit. Years later, Triton has new visions and desperately tries to prevent tragedies in the Courtland family. Can his warnings succeed against suspicion, unbelief, and inexorable fate?
Variety Girl (1947) as
Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, exchange identities, and cause comic confusion (with slapstick interludes) throughout the Paramount studio.
Calcutta (1947) as Virginia Moore
Neale and Pedro fly cargo between Chungking and Calcutta. When their buddy Bill is murdered they investigate. Neale meets Bill's fiancée Virginia and becomes suspicious of a deeper plot while also falling for her charms.
Angel and the Badman (1947) as Penelope Worth
When a Quaker girl nurses a notorious gunman back to health, he tries to adopt her peaceful ways.
The Bachelor's Daughters (1946) as Eileen MacFarland
A semi-trifle with Adolphe Menjou as a department store floor walker who is persuaded by four husband-seeking salesgirls---two-bordering-on-three of which were well beyond the "girl" stage---to pose as their father in a Long Island mansion which they lease in order to gain access to eligible young men of means. The Greeks had a word for them, and they called them Golddiggers over at Warners.Flighty Bille Burke posed as their mother. And Adolphe Menjou got to display his soup-and-fish wardrobe only still worn by him and retired Prussian diplomats The exploitation for the film made special note of the presence of pianist Eugene List, who had gained international publicity by playing for the Big Three---Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin---at their Potsdam Conference.
Our Hearts Were Growing Up (1946) as Cornelia Otis Skinner
Cornelia and Emily, at college in the early 1920s, have triangle trouble with their beaus. Their affairs become entangled with those of a chance-met, kindly bootlegger. Much of the humor derives from pre-Roaring Twenties naivity.
Salty O'Rourke (1945) as Barbara Brooks
Salty owes money to Doc Baxter; he and his pal Smitty have one month to pay up. They get a race horse and a disbarred jockey, Johnny Cates, who must fake his identity to race. Johnny and Salty both fall in love with Barbara Brooks and, to get even, Johnny considers throwing the horserace.
Duffy's Tavern (1945) as
When Archie, the proprietor of the neighborhood bar discovers that one of his regulars, Michael O'Malley, owner of a record company is going broke, he realizes that many of his regulars will soon be unemployed and therefore, unable to pay their tab at the tavern. Archie immediately begins recruiting
The Unseen (1945) as Elizabeth Howard
Our Hearts Were Young and Gay (1944) as Cornelia Otis Skinner
In 1923, two young ladies depart unescorted for a tour of Europe, meeting two eligible men aboard ship. Their great naivity and efforts to seem grown-up lead them into many comic misadventures.
The Uninvited (1944) as Stella Meredith
A brother and sister buy a house with a ghostly secret.
Lady in the Dark (1944) as Barbara, 17 years
Henry Aldrich Gets Glamour (1943) as Virginia Lowry

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